Local students set to compete in Kentucky Science Olympiad

BOWLING GREEN - Around 700 students from across Kentucky will compete in the Kentucky Science Olympiad at Western Kentucky University on Saturday, Apr...

April 18th, 2017 |  


UK awarded $11.2 Million grant to launch new Center for Cancer and Metabolism

LEXINGTON – The University of Kentucky was recently awarded a prestigious Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) grant to study the m...

April 18th, 2017 |  


EKSC to offer free admission on National Astronomy Day April 29

EKSC to offer free admission on National Astronomy Day April 29

PRESTONSBURG – The East Kentucky Science Center and Varia Planetarium (EKSC) will offer free admission on Saturday, April 29 to commemorate Nati...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Meet your Kentucky Opry: Jody Conley

Meet your Kentucky Opry: Jody Conley

PRESTONSBURG - Founding member Jody Conley is one of most sought after keyboard players in the region, both on stage and in the recording studio. He w...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Dr. Kathryn Miller receives Horizon Award from Phi Theta Kappa

Dr. Kathryn Miller receives Horizon Award from Phi Theta Kappa

MADISONVILLE – Dr. Kathryn Miller, professor and coordinator of the Computer and Information Technologies program at Big Sandy Community and Tec...

April 18th, 2017 |  


AOKY program provides pathway for Hall to become a CNA

AOKY program provides pathway for Hall to become a CNA

PRESTONSBURG – Glenda Hall was desperately looking for an opportunity last year.The Prestonsburg native was taking courses through Floyd County ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Kentucky Historical Society holds Listening Tour stop at Big Sandy’s Prestonsburg campus

Kentucky Historical Society holds Listening Tour stop at Big Sandy’s Prestonsburg campus

PRESTONSBURG – The Kentucky Historical Society held a listening session to commemorate the state’s 225th anniversary on Monday in the Gear...

April 18th, 2017 |  


UPIKE business lecture series set for Monday

PIKEVILLE – Allison Ball, state treasurer of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, will be the featured speaker for the University of Pikeville’s ...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Highlands Center for Autism honored

PRESTONSBURG – The Behavioral Health Center of Excellence (BHCOE) has awarded Highlands Center for Autism with an Award of Distinction, recogniz...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Former pastor pleads not guilty to child porn charge

Former pastor pleads not guilty to child porn charge

PRESTONSBURG - A former Floyd County pastor pleaded not guilty to a child porn charge on Tuesday.David Boyd was charged with distributing matter portr...

April 13th, 2017 |